Publications: Robert D. Atkinson

May 16, 2013
ITIF presents a rebuttal of the Economic Policy Institute's analysis of the STEM workforce.
May 13, 2013
This fact sheet lists 53 documented economic benefits of IT, from jobs and output to competitiveness and innovation.
May 11, 2013
The Canadian government made the right decision in choosing to refocus its National Research Council on industrially-relevant research.
April 25, 2013
Continued expansion of technology and innovation is necessary for the growth and expansion of 21st century society.
April 22, 2013
A robust reauthorization of the America COMPETES Act can boost U.S. economic competitiveness and growth.
April 19, 2013
The belief that automation is responsible for manufacturing decline is a nothing more than a neoclassical fallacy.
April 16, 2013
Europe faces a quandary: The difficult fiscal straits most European nations face precludes “Keynesian” stimulus policies to spur demand.
April 16, 2013
Any effective manufacturing strategy has to include a robust “tech and talent” initiative, which would include a fully funded NNMI.
April 10, 2013
The President’s budget proposal does create a stronger innovation framework but careful negotiations will be needed going forward.
April 1, 2013
How the "Phone Phreaks" model is a good example for inspiring interest and experimentation in STEM students today.